Burnley F.C.

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Burnley F.C.
Full name Burnley Football Club
Founded 1882
Ground Turf Moor
Ground Capacity 22,546
Chairman Mike Garlick
Manager Sean Dyche
League Premier League
2013/14 Championship, 2nd (promoted)

Burnley F.C. are an English football club who play in Burnley, Lancashire. They were started in 1882 and play their home games at the Turf Moor stadium.

Burnley have been Football League Champions twice, in the 1920–21 season[1] and 1959–60 season[2].

Players[change | change source]

First-team squad[change | change source]

As of 21 September 2017[3]
No. Position Player
1 England GK Tom Heaton (captain)
2 England DF Matthew Lowton
3 England DF Charlie Taylor
4 England MF Jack Cork
5 England DF James Tarkowski
6 England DF Ben Mee (vice-captain)
8 England MF Dean Marney
9 Wales FW Sam Vokes
10 Austria FW Ashley Barnes
11 New Zealand FW Chris Wood
12 Republic of Ireland MF Robbie Brady
13 Republic of Ireland MF Jeff Hendrick
16 Belgium MF Steven Defour
No. Position Player
17 Iceland MF Jóhann Berg Guðmundsson
18 England MF Ashley Westwood
19 Republic of Ireland FW Jonathan Walters
20 Norway MF Fredrik Ulvestad
21 Bermuda FW Nahki Wells
22 Denmark GK Anders Lindegaard
23 Republic of Ireland DF Stephen Ward
26 Scotland DF Phil Bardsley
28 Republic of Ireland DF Kevin Long
29 England GK Nick Pope
30 England GK Adam Legzdins
37 Canada MF Scott Arfield

Other players under contract[change | change source]

No. Position Player
England MF Olatunde Bayode
England DF Arlen Birch
England MF Tinashe Chakwana
England DF Harry Flowers
England MF Mark Howarth
England MF Ali Koiki
No. Position Player
Northern Ireland FW Harry Limb
Republic of Ireland FW Khius Metz
England MF Rahis Nabi
England MF Christian N'Guessan
England GK Aidan Stone
Wales FW Jamie Thomas

Out on loan[change | change source]

No. Position Player
24 England FW Chris Long (on loan at Northampton Town until the end of the 2017–18 season)
32 England FW Dan Agyei (on loan at Walsall until January 2018)
34 England DF Tom Anderson (on loan at Port Vale until the end of the 2017–18 season)
41 Australia MF Aiden O'Neill (on loan at Fleetwood Town until the end of the 2017–18 season)
Republic of Ireland DF Jimmy Dunne (on loan at Barrow until 1 January 2018)
England MF Josh Ginnelly (on loan at Lincoln City until the end of the 2017–18 season)
England DF Luke Hendrie (on loan at Bradford City until January 2018)
No. Position Player
England MF Brad Jackson (on loan at Southport until the end of the 2017–18 season)[4]
England GK Connor King (on loan at Barnoldswick Town)
England FW Ntumba Massanka (on loan at Wrexham until 1 January 2018)
Northern Ireland GK Conor Mitchell (on loan at Chester until 1 January 2018)
England DF Alex Whitmore (on loan at Bury until 4 January 2018)
England FW Tommy Wood (on loan at Barnoldswick Town)

League position[change | change source]

Season League Position
2000/01 First Division 7th
2001/02 First Division 7th
2002/03 First Division 16th
2003/04 First Division 19th
2004/05 League Championship 13th
2005/06 League Championship 17th
2006/07 League Championship 15th
2007/08 League Championship 13th
2008/09 League Championship 5th
2009/10 Premier League 18th
2010/11 League Championship 8th
2011/12 League Championship 13th
2012/13 League Championship 11th
2013/14 League Championship 2nd

Former position[change | change source]

  • 1888/89 : First Division - 9th
  • 1889/90 : First Division - 11th
  • 1890/91 : First Division - 8th
  • 1891/92 : First Division - 7th
  • 1892/93 : First Division - 6th
  • 1893/94 : First Division - 5th
  • 1894/95 : First Division - 9th
  • 1895/96 : First Division - 10th
  • 1896/97 : First Division - 16th
  • 1897/98 : Second Division - Champions
  • 1898/99 : First Division - 3rd
  • 1899/00 : First Division - 17th
  • 1900/01 : Second Division - 3rd
  • 1901/02 : Second Division - 9th
  • 1902/03 : Second Division - 18th
  • 1903/04 : Second Division - 5th
  • 1904/05 : Second Division - 11th
  • 1905/06 : Second Division - 9th
  • 1906/07 : Second Division - 7th
  • 1907/08 : Second Division - 7th
  • 1908/09 : Second Division - 14th
  • 1909/10 : Second Division - 14th
  • 1910/11 : Second Division - 8th
  • 1911/12 : Second Division - 3rd
  • 1912/13 : Second Division - 2nd
  • 1913/14 : First Division - 12th
  • 1914/15 : First Division - 4th
  • 1919/20 : First Division - 2nd
  • 1920/21 : First Division - Champions
  • 1921/22 : First Division - 3rd
  • 1922/23 : First Division - 15th
  • 1923/24 : First Division - 17th
  • 1924/25 : First Division - 19th
  • 1925/26 : First Division - 20th
  • 1926/27 : First Division - 5th
  • 1927/28 : First Division - 19th
  • 1928/29 : [First Division - 19th
  • 1929/30 : First Division - 21st
  • 1930/31 : Second Division - 8th
  • 1931/32 : Second Division - 19th
  • 1932/33 : Second Division - 19th
  • 1933/34 : Second Division - 13th
  • 1934/35 : Second Division - 12th
  • 1935/36 :Second Division - 15th
  • 1936/37 : Second Division - 13th
  • 1937/38 : Second Division - 6th
  • 1938/39 : Second Division - 14th
  • 1939/40 : Second Division - -
  • 1946/47 : Second Division - 2nd
  • 1947/48 : First Division - 3rd
  • 1948/49 : First Division - 15th
  • 1949/50 : First Division - 10th
  • 1950/51 : First Division - 10th
  • 1951/52 : First Division - 14th
  • 1952/53 : First Division - 6th
  • 1953/54 : [First Division - 7th
  • 1954/55 : First Division - 10th
  • 1955/56 : First Division - 7th
  • 1956/57 : First Division - 7th
  • 1957/58 : First Division - 6th
  • 1958/59 : First Division - 7th
  • 1959/60 : First Division - Champions
  • 1960/61 : [First Division - 4th
  • 1961/62 : First Division - 2nd
  • 1962/63 : First Division - 3rd
  • 1963/64 : First Division - 9th
  • 1964/65 : First Division - 12th
  • 1965/66 : First Division - 3rd
  • 1966/67 : First Division - 14th
  • 1967/68 : First Division - 14th
  • 1968/69 : First Division - 14th
  • 1969/70 : First Division - 14th
  • 1970/71 : First Division - 21st
  • 1971/72 : Second Division - 7th
  • 1972/73 : Second Division - Champions
  • 1973/74 : First Division - 6th
  • 1974/75 : First Division - 10th
  • 1975/76 : First Division - 21st
  • 1976/77 : Second Division - 16th
  • 1977/78 : Second Division - 11th
  • 1978/79 : Second Division - 13th
  • 1979/80 : Second Division - 21st
  • 1980/81 : Third Division - 8th
  • 1981/82 : Third Division - Champions
  • 1982/83 : Second Division - 21st
  • 1983/84 : Third Division - 12th
  • 1984/85 : Third Division - 21st
  • 1985/86 : Fourth Division - 14th
  • 1986/87 : Fourth Division - 22nd
  • 1987/88 : Fourth Division - 10th
  • 1988/89 : Fourth Division - 16th
  • 1989/90 : Fourth Division - 16th
  • 1990/91 : Fourth Division - 6th
  • 1991/92 : Fourth Division - Champions
  • 1992/93 : Second Division - 13th
  • 1993/94 : Second Division - 6th
  • 1994/95 : First Division - 22nd
  • 1995/96 : Second Division - 17th
  • 1996/97 : Second Division - 9th
  • 1997/98 : Second Division - 20th
  • 1998/99 : Second Division - 15th
  • 1999/00 : Second Division - 2nd


Notable former players[change | change source]

Past and present Internationals[change | change source]

Albania
Cameroon
England

Greece
Iceland
Ireland
Jamaica
Northern Ireland

Scotland
Trinidad and Tobago
Wales

References[change | change source]

  1. England 1920–21 Archived 5 February 2010 at the Wayback Machine. Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation
  2. England 1959–60 Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation
  3. "First team". Burnley F.C. Retrieved 10 August 2017.
  4. "Jackson joins Southport on loan". Burnley F.C. 5 July 2017. Retrieved 5 July 2017.